DIETARY AND PHYSICAL ACTIVITY PERCEPTIONS IN A RURAL LOUISIANA COMMUNITY
- CAFETERIA 2.0. Bluestein, Adam // Fast Company;Oct2007, Issue 119, p60
This article discusses a 2005 assessment of employee health that revealed that 30% of Cisco's 50,000 workers had more than two health risks, which researchers believed to be related to being overweight, unhealthy meals, and sedentary lifestyles. Cisco's director of medical programs Dr. Pam Hymel...
- FAD DIETS: STOP THE YO-YO MADNESS! Kelley, Lauren // Triathlon Life;Summer2008, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p40
The article provides nutrition counseling which focuses on healthy eating. It is stated that all of dieting confusion makes healthy eating and hard to understand, thus advised the dieting madness. It is pointed out that better direction toward healthy habits allows one to maintain a healthy...
- Fit for The Season. Blalock, Meghan // Southern Living;Dec2008, Vol. 43 Issue 12, p172
The article presents tips on how to maintain physical fitness during the holiday season. Weighing in and weighing out can help monitor the weight during the holidays. People should stay active by looking for every chance to burn calories. During shopping, bags should be carried in a curl...
- Ask the Weight-Loss Coach. Skolnik, Heidi // Men's Health;Jun2005, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p74
Answers two questions on losing weight. Time of interval between working out and eating; Ways to prevent eating too much bread.
- A Change for the Better. DeSimone, Grace // Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness Hers;Dec2003/Jan2004, Vol. 4 Issue 9, p48
Features Jane Scott, a fitness passionista. Factors that pushed Scott to lose some weight; Efforts of Scott to lose weight; Reason of Scott for eating sensibly and in moderation during the process of losing weight.
- the fast and the famished. LEE-JOE, KATHLEEN // Cleo;Mar2012, p147
The article suggests that eating slowly could be the easiest way to maintain one's body weight. A study in the U.S. reveals that women who eat quickly are more likely to become obese. Accredited practicing dietitian Trudy Williams explains how speed eating overrides the mechanisms that tell the...
- CORRELATES OF HEALTHY EATING AND PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AMONG STUDENTS IN GRADES 6-12. Pearson, Rebecca; Turner, Lori W.; Young, Michael E.; Knickerbocker, Cliff // American Journal of Health Studies;2007, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p170
The purpose of this study was to identify correlates of healthy eating and physical activity among a sample of 700 students in grades 6 to 12. Methods: The investigators used a 92-item questionnaire. Predictor variables were gender; religiosity; tobacco, alcohol and other drug use; attitudes...
- Exercise Helps Bulimia. Stanten, Michele; Yeager, Selene // Prevention;Mar2003, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p76
Physical activity may reduce symptoms of bulimia, an eating disorder marked by bingeing and purging and body image distortion. Researchers in Norway treated 48 women with bulimia with either nutritional counseling, behavioral therapy, or moderate exercise such as jogging or swimming for one...
- READER FEEDBACK. // Today's Dietitian;Jun2014, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p7
No abstract available.